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Porvenir Peru - Indigenous Peoples of the Peruvian Andes

The tradition, the language Quechua as well as the ancient art of weaving textiles of the indigenous peoples in Peru are at risk of disappearing. Please support ...

Peru’s indigenous people call for environmental protections

As delegates from around the world gather in Lima, Peru, to work on a framework on climate change, thousands of Peruvians flocked to the capital to demand ...

Amazon Tribe Makes Touching Contact With Outside World FIRST TIME

A group of indigenous Amazon people is filmed emerging from the Brazilian rainforest and making contact with the outside world. FUNAI, Brazil's Indigenous ...

the first contact with an indigenous tribe in the Amazon Documentary 2014

Indigenous tribesmen living deep in the Peruvian rainforest have emerged into the outside world to seek help, after suffering a murderous attack by probable ...

The Native People of the Jungle - Iquitos Tours

There are 72 ethnic groups or indigenous communities in Peru. Sixty-five of them live in the Amazonian jungle. The majority were converted to Christianity by ...

Massacre of Indigenous People in Peru

In Portland Oregon, a Peruvian exchange student who lost family and community members in a massacre of indigenous protesters resisting implementation of ...

Uncontacted Amazon Tribe: First ever aerial footage

http://www.uncontactedtribes.org - For the first time, extraordinary aerial footage of one of the world's last uncontacted tribes has been released. Survival's new ...

WWF- Indigenous People in Peru

Indigenous People in Peru welcoming WWF staff.

Environmental Justice, Indigenous Peoples and Urban Marginals in Peru 2013)

12 Feb 2014 Subaltern Environmentalism: Women, Indigenous peoples, in Peru and Ecuador

12 Feb 2014 Subaltern Environmentalism: Women, Indigenous peoples and envisioning a post-extractive society in Peru and Ecuador, Dr. A. Valencia ...

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42 news items

Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on Globalization
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 12:37:30 -0800

Mr Guimaraes highlighted that this is a problem for all indigenous peoples in Peru's Amazon and particularly those in Ucayali. This came to international attention in 2014 with the infamous case of Saweto, four indigenous leaders, including the prize ...


Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:15:02 -0800

In an interview in April, Roberto Espinoza, a forestry advisor with the group AIDESEP that advocates for indigenous peoples in Peru, expressed his concern that the government would allow such development – particularly, oil palm, which he called “an ...

Upside Down World

Upside Down World
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:49:43 -0700

Matsigenka-Nanti woman and child along the River Camisea, Peru. Photo by Javier Plans are afoot to abolish a reserve for vulnerable indigenous peoples in Peru's Amazon in order to exploit massive gas deposits and facilitate Christian evangelization, ...

Indian Country Today Media Network.com

Indian Country Today Media Network.com
Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:09:04 -0700

Recent protests by indigenous communities over mining in the Andean highlands and a hydroelectric dam in the Peruvian Amazon, as well as mixed reactions to a new forestry law, are a sign of difficulties Peru's new president will face upon taking office ...

Indian Country Today Media Network

Indian Country Today Media Network
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 11:03:09 -0800

“Throughout the years, Indigenous Peoples in Peru have suffered the devastating consequences of extractive projects in their territories, a history that has resulted in a deterioration in relations between Indigenous Peoples and the state,” James Anaya ...

Peru this Week

Peru this Week
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:41:15 -0700

... indigenous rights around the world. Peru is one of those countries with large populations of native peoples' at risk of similar dangers to Nixiwaka's tribe. Indigenous peoples in Peru face illegal logging, deforestation, oil, roads, and various ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 06:39:10 -0700

Or that of the more than 60 indigenous peoples in Peru, the Matsigenkas are actually one of the most well-known, most researched, most written about. Indeed, Snell's mother, Betty, wrote a paper on Matsigenka grammar published in 1963, the New ...

Irish Times

Irish Times
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 09:23:25 -0800

A key focus was on competing claims by farmers, foresters, miners, conservationists and indigenous peoples. “In Peru, Brazil, Indonesia and beyond, these claims can lead not only to carbon emissions, but also to social conflict and violence,” the ...

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